PUBLIC LAW 100-519—OCT. 24, 1988
Public Law 100-519 100th Congress
102 STAT. 2589
To authorize appropriations to the Secretary of Commerce for the programs of the National Bureau of Standards for fiscal year 1989, and for other purposes.
Oct. 24, 1988 [H.R. 4417]
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
TITLE I—NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY AUTHORIZATION SECTION 101. SHORT TITLE.
This title may be cited as the "National Institute of Standards and Technology Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1989". S E C 102. AUTHORIZATIONS FOR PROGRAM ACTTVITIES.
(a) AUTHORIZATIONS.—There are authorized to be appropriated to the Secretary of Commerce (hereafter in this Act referred to as the "Secretary"), for fiscal year 1989, to carry out activities performed by the National Institute of Standards and Technology, the sums set forth in the following line items: (1) Measurement Research and Standards, $43,220,000. (2) Materials Science and Engineering, $24,054,000. (3) Elngineering Measurements and Standards, $49,098,000. (4) Computer Science and Technology, $11,000,000. (5) Research Support Activities, $20,867,000. (6) Cold Neutron Source Facility, $6,500,000 (for a total authorization of $19,500,000). (7) Technology Services, $3,300,000. (b) LIMITATIONS.—Notwithstanding any other provision of this or any other Act— (1) of the total of the amounts authorized under subsection (a), $2,000,000 is authorized only for steel technology; (2) of the total amount authorized under paragraph (3) of subsection (a)— (A) $4,000,000 is authorized only for the Center for Building Technology, and (B) $6,000,000 is authorized only for the Center for Fire Research, and the two Centers shall not be meiiged; (3) of the total amount authorized under paragraph (5) of subsection (a), $7,500,000 is authorized only for the technical competence fuid; and (4) of the amount authorized under paragraph (7) of subsection (a)—
National Institute of Standards and Technology Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1989.